Articles containing the tag ‘hospital
By Staff Writer On Monday, November 30th, 2015

19 Die in Collision Between Taxi and Truck

Nineteen people died when a taxi they were travelling in collided with a truck on the R28 in Westonaria, Gauteng on Sunday afternoon. According to preliminary reports, the collision occurred after a tyre of the... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, October 15th, 2015

M1 Closed Following the Collapse of a Pedestrian Bridge

Early on Thursday morning, Phindile Chauke, the spokesperson of the Johannesburg Mayor (Parks Tau), said the M1 freeway would remain closed following the collapse of a pedestrian bridge which was under construc... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

Marli van Breda Returns to School

Marli van Breda, one of the two survivors of the Stellenbosch axe murders, has started going back to her former school on a full time basis and is said to be coping well with all her work to the extent that she... Read more »
By Chelsea-Summer Lodewyk On Thursday, June 4th, 2015

Sandton City Launches Investigation into Roof Collapse

Management at the Sandton City mall announced on Thursday that they have begun an investigation into the roof collapse at the mall on Wednesday. The collapse, which occurred on the bridge between Sandton City a... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

One Killed and More than 200 Injured in Johannesburg Train Crash

One person was killed and more than two hundred others injured when two trains collided at Denver railway station in Johannesburg on Tuesday morning. According to the Chief executive officer for Prasa Rail Mose... Read more »
By Chelsea-Summer Lodewyk On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

Guard Killed and Over 200 Injured in Johannesburg Train Crash

The CEO for the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa), Mosenngwa Mofi, has confirmed that a Metrorail guard was killed and a female train driver was airlifted to hospital, while 240 people were injured ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, April 26th, 2015

Social Development Minister Threatens Xenophobia Refugees

A Burundian national is recovering in a coma in hospital after an altercation which involved the police in Durban, the media has revealed recently. He was apparently assaulted by the police with the butt of a p... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, March 28th, 2015

Germanwings Crash: Co-Pilot Had a Secret Medical Condition

As bits and pieces of information start to emerge and be pieced together, it is beginning to seem that, even though he had a medical condition that he had concealed to his employers, the co-pilot of the Germanw... Read more »
By Chelsea-Summer Lodewyk On Friday, March 27th, 2015

Luke Tibbetts Killer Gets Two Life Terms

Lindray Khakhu, the man accused of killing Westbury toddler Luke Tibbetts was sentenced to two life terms on Friday for two counts of murder. Tibbetts was shot in the head while sitting on his mother’s ... Read more »
By Chelsea-Summer Lodewyk On Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

Axe Attack Survivor Marli van Breda Discharged from Hospital

Marli van Breda, the 16-year old who survived a gruesome axe attack on her and her family has been discharged. The grade 11 pupil sustained head injuries during an attack on her family at the De Zalze golf esta... Read more »